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Average Hourly Rate for Fort Bend County Employees

Fort Bend County laborers see wages hovering around $13.60 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $9.50. Your experience level plays the largest role in compensation at Fort Bend County, but geography affects income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Fort Bend County
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Richmond, Texas 

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $13.30 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Fort Bend County employees (38 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn $22.97 per hour on average.


Typically, Maintenance Supervisors are the best paid with salaries hovering at around $23.38 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $23.38 per hour for Class A Commercial Driver License Holders; non-accredited workers make much less.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Maintenance; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $23.38 per hour. Project Management is regularly seen around here; more than two-fifths of those surveyed report it as a core competency.

Benefits and Perks

Paid vacation is a standard perk for a majority of survey participants, and nearly all respondents get sick leave. Perks cover health insurance for the larger part of employees and dental coverage for the larger part of workers. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, company car / automobile, a defined benefit retirement plan, a subsidized cell phone, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

Key Stats for Fort Bend County


44 %
56 %
Hourly Rate
Hourly Rate
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
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